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New Willow Dome

Posted on 20th January, 2014 in General News | News (0 Comments)
New Willow Dome

Tom and Amy from the London Wildlife Trust arrived in the park this morning to create a new, bigger, improved and hopefully alive willow dome! This dome will have 2 doors so that children can get in and out easily and be seen. The willow is different from the stuff used last time, which didn’t … Read more »

A Fourth Fruit tree – Howgate Wonder

A fourth fruit tree has been planted today to replace yet another vandalised tree. This time it’s a Howgate Wonder apple. it holds the world record for the weight of an apple and can be used to make cider! It has a local connection too: first raised in 1915 by Mr George Wratten, a retired … Read more »

Sunrise over DKH Wood

Posted on 5th December, 2013 in General News | News (0 Comments)
Sunrise over DKH Wood

Lovely sunrise this morning

Quadron Replace Hedges

Posted on 14th November, 2013 in General News | News (0 Comments)
Quadron Replace Hedges

Quadron have replaced all of the hedging that they accidentally strimmed in the park. This is great news and we are very thankful to them for not just ignoring the issue. Hopefully, now that they know where the hedges are, they will avoid them when they mow the park! Further information is available in this … Read more »

Meeting with Southwark’s Tree Officer

After a few attempts at enticing a Southwark tree officer to the park to have a walkabout and discuss tree management in the wood, we struck gold with the new Tree Officer for Parks, Ian Williams. He kindly gave up a good chunk of his morning to walk round with Jasia, William and Jonathan to … Read more »